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04/16/2012 5:20 PM EST

Mariners continue opening homestand against Indians

Felix Hernandez will pitch in front of the King’s Court on Thursday Night

THE SETUP: Fresh off a series victory over Oakland, the Mariners will continue their opening homestand at Safeco Field beginning tomorrow with veteran Kevin Millwood on the mound. Mariners will host the Cleveland Indians (April 17-19) and Chicago White Sox (April 20-22) to complete the opening homestand of the year. Great seats are available for all remaining games during the homestand, including Military Special Night, Grand Slam Family Package Night, College Night and Ichiro Bobblehead Night. For details about the best ticket deals, visit Mariners.com/tickets.

THIS WEEK: The Cleveland Indians arrive in town for a three-game series beginning Tuesday before Seattle caps the weekend with three more games against the Chicago White Sox beginning Friday.

DATE                     OPP                TIME         TV               RADIO             PITCHING PROBABLES

Tues.  April 17      Indians           7:10          ROOT         710 ESPN       RH Kevin Millwood  vs. RH Justin Masterson

Wed.   April 18      Indians           7:10          ROOT         710 ESPN       LH Jason Vargas vs. RH Derek Lowe

Thur.   April 19      Indians           7:10          ROOT         710 ESPN       RH Felix Hernandez vs. RH Josh Tomlin                        


Military Special Night. Every Tuesday home game is a military discount night presented by Emerald Queen Casino. Members of the U.S. Military receive $5 off select View Level seats or $10 off select Main Level seats on all Tuesdays and July 4th. Available at the Safeco Field box office and Mariners Team Stores with valid Military ID. Limit 4 per hero per game.

  • Salute to Volunteers Night. The Seattle Mariners and Washington Commission for National & Community Service is thanking volunteers on this special night. DEADLINE TO PURCHASE: Monday, April 16th at 5:00 p.m. Game Date: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 - 7:10 p.m. Pricing: $8 View Reserved, $25 Field Level Seating.


  • Grand Slam Family Package. The best deal in Baseball is back and now fans can get a ticket, hot dog and Pepsi as low as $15 per person for families of 4 to 12 thanks to Safeco Insurance. Field level tickets and Wells Fargo Terrace Club OF tickets are also available at a special discount rate. View Level - $15*, Main Level - $30*, Wells Fargo Terrace Level - $35* Must purchase between 4 and 12 tickets to receive the discount. Add $2 per ticket day of game. Available most Wednesday nights. Each ticket includes $8 in TicketPlu$ credit good for a discounted hot dog and Pepsi soft drink from any Rolling Roof Refreshment stand.


  • The next King’s Court with Felix Hernandez on the mound is scheduled for Thursday. Price for tickets in section 150, is $30, which includes a King’s Court T-shirt & K Card.
  • College Night. Special discounted tickets are available. There are four dates to choose from during the 2012 season. Purchase a block of 25 or more tickets and a group name will be displayed on the scoreboard. 2012 College Nights: May 5 vs. MIN, May 24 vs. LAA and October 3 vs. LAA. $8 View Reserved Seating (normally $20) – Visit Mariners.com/college to purchase now. Also available:  $10 in advance at all Seattle Mariners Team Stores & Safeco Field Box Office , $11 day of game (Team Stores & Box Office only)

PROMOTIONS SCHEDULE: See more details on the Mariners Promotions Page.

KING’S COURT: Felix Hernandez is scheduled to pitch on Thursday (April 19) vs. the Indians. When Felix pitches, the King’s Court is in session. Section 150 will be transformed into the King’s Court. Advance tickets are only $30 (usually $45 in this section) and each ticket comes with a specially-designed King Felix t-shirt. Tickets are $34 the day of the game. (mariners.com/felix).              

DATE                           OPP              PROMOTIONS FOR ATHLETICS, INDIANS & WHITE SOX SERIES

Tue.    April 17            Indians         Military Special Night

Wed.   April 18            Indians         Grand Slam Family Package Night

Thur.   April 19            Indians         College Night

Fri.      April 20            White Sox    Ichiro Bobblehead Night presented by ROOT Sports (first 20,000 fans)

Sat.     April 21            White Sox    Kitchen Catcher presented by BASF, EcoSafe & Seattle Public Utilities (first 10,000 fans) 

Salute to Armed Forces Day – Military Coin presented by Boeing (first 20,000 fans)

Sun.    April 22            White Sox    Little League Day – Mariners Drawstring Backpack presented by Aquafina (all kids 14 and under)


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